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bio website greenrd.org
location London, United Kingdom
age 35
visits member for 3 years, 11 months
seen Sep 26 at 16:59

Java and Scala developer. In a previous life I was a Haskell developer.


Dec
2
comment How do I get a websites title using command line?
And the number of regular expressions that work for almost everything is approximately 0.
Dec
2
comment How do I get a websites title using command line?
@StephaneChazelas HTML parsers exist, I did not say XML parser. There are about thousands of different languages that can be parsed, XML is only one of them!
Dec
1
comment How do I get a websites title using command line?
It is not recommended to use regular expressions to parse HTML. Ever. Not even in this case. It's a bad habit. Use a real parser instead. There is a famous humorous Stackoverflow answer about this...
Nov
30
awarded  Critic
Nov
30
answered Caveats with Stdout/Stderr Redirection to Files?
Oct
27
comment Bash completion throwing syntax error
Maybe you have to restart bash before it will notice that change? Try opening a new terminal.
Oct
27
answered Bash completion throwing syntax error
Aug
13
awarded  Popular Question
Jul
2
awarded  Popular Question
Mar
26
awarded  Organizer
Mar
26
revised Configuring network settings manually in Qubes OS
added os tag
Mar
26
suggested suggested edit on Configuring network settings manually in Qubes OS
Jan
7
awarded  Self-Learner
Jan
7
awarded  Popular Question
Feb
7
comment Linux - LXC; deploying images with tiniest possible X11
I'm on Fedora. How are you testing it? What I tried was running an X server inside the container on screen :1, which failed spectacularly (the host X died).
Feb
5
revised Fast X for LXC guest on localhost?
added dpi to fix small font issue
Feb
4
revised Fast X for LXC guest on localhost?
clarified
Feb
4
comment Linux - LXC; deploying images with tiniest possible X11
I wasn't able to get this working with nouveau, or with nouveau + vesa. Any clues? Do I have to use the proprietary driver?
Feb
4
revised Fast X for LXC guest on localhost?
deleted a lot of stuff that wasn't actually necessary for it to work
Feb
4
answered Fast X for LXC guest on localhost?